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  • n. An instrument designed to allow visual examination of the uterus

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Examples

  • Submucous fibroids can often be removed with a hysteroscope, which is a telescope placed through the cervix and into the uterus.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • Using a hysteroscope, the doctor inserts a tiny titanium coil into each tube via the uterus.

    The Birth-Control Riddle

  • This can be done through a small incision in the abdomen, through a laparoscope, or sometimes through a hysteroscope, depending on the location and size of the fibroids.

    Our Bodies, Ourselves: Menopause

  • If scar tissue or polyps are present, they can sometimes be removed with the hysteroscope.

    OUR BODIES, OURSELVES

  • If any minor abnormalities are found, such as tiny fibroid tumors or bits of scar tissue, additional instruments can be inserted through the hysteroscope and the blockages removed.

    Getting Pregnant

  • By inserting additional instruments through the hysteroscope, your doctor can perform a number of surgical procedures.

    Getting Pregnant

  • The operation, called Essure, involves inserting two tiny metal coils through the vagina with the aid of a hysteroscope into both Fallopian tubes.

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  • Medicines are sometimes used to shrink the fibroid so that it can be removed with greater ease, either laparoscopically or through the hysteroscope.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • The doctor uses a hysteroscope - a thin telescope that is inserted into the vagina, through the cervix, and into the uterus.

    Health News from Medical News Today

  • The system pairs the visualization capabilities of a hysteroscope with the tissue removal capabilities of a morcellator, allowing healthcare practitioners a quick capture and removal of polyps and fibroids.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

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